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The Kenosha (Wis.) Water Utility (KWU) is a forward-thinking organization that prides itself on continuous improvement, especially when it comes to...
San Luis Obispo is one of California’s oldest communities. It is the San Luis Obispo County seat and home to California Polytechnic State University...
In early 2013, initial planning and design began for the Clarksville Light & Water (CLW) drinking water treatment plant expansion project in...
Water utilities continue to have to do more with less; in the town of North City, Ill., the same is true for North City-Coello Water, the municipal...
Division Manager Dwile Weagel has spent 26 years working for the Public Works Utilities (PWU) of Billings, Mont. Field Supervisor Mark Holmes has...
Men historically have been at the helm of the water industry, but as more women enter science, technology, engineering and math programs, the gender...
On Dec. 3, 2015, the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate passed the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act by votes of 359 to 65 and...
A belated Happy New Year to all. By now, odds are that half of you have broken your New Year’s resolution and the other half are hanging on for...
For a city that features brewery tours, popular sports teams and a lively lakefront, it is noteworthy that Milwaukee’s historic wastewater treatment...
The village of Skokie is a suburb of Chicago located just north of the city. It has a population of approximately 65,000 in an area of just more than...
This article provides a basic understanding of the application, theory, installation and maintenance requirements for pH sensors. The goal of the...
When it comes to potable water storage tanks, the Aqua Pennsylvania 10-million-gal Sproul Road ground storage tank in Philadelphia is about as big as...
A suburban township in the upper Midwest U.S. buys its drinking water from a major municipal water district. The township’s water distribution...
It used to be that wastewater treatment facilities were located far from homes, restaurants, businesses and parks. However, urban sprawl in many...
A successful project at the Council Bluffs (Iowa) Water Pollution Control Plant replaced an outdated aerated grit basin to improve fine loess...
The Water and Wastewater Department for the town of Cave Creek, Ariz., serves 5,004 customers in a community just north of Phoenix.  Water...
The sprawling Blue Plains Wastewater Treatment Facility is the largest advanced wastewater treatment plant in the world, with the capacity to treat...
Monitoring has commonly been an effective way to proactively mitigate water loss by pinpointing leaks and vulnerabilities in a distribution system....
The water crisis in Brazil came to a head on Nov. 5 when a spill spewed millions of gallons of iron ore waste. According to a Dec. 20 LA Times...
The city of Stevens Point, Wis., owns and operates a municipal activated sludge wastewater treatment facility (WWTF) that processes an average of 2.9...

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